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grimlocks 2013-02-20 15:57:45 UTC #11 Are we saying that in effect it just comes down to a power issue due to the WD default chord then? if i do what i said in the last question, connecting him halfway to the disk entrance, let the disk power up and then plug-in the cable to the full of Or your game might just be incompatible with IGR ? * I tried and... The problem is that I cannot get it to be recognized by the PS3. https://community.wd.com/t/my-hdd-my-passport-wont-connect-to-my-ps3/20198

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This is where you will have to make 'partitions' on the drive (I divided my 1TB HDD into 2 separate drives, a FAT32 and a NTFS). Get the answer Hawkeye22Aug 4, 2014, 4:11 PM If you have space on the drive you can always create a fat32 partition. lol Reply With Quote 03-04-2013,12:05 PM #10 Simonbuck View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Forum Threads Senior Member Join Date Nov 2011 Location Old People's Home Posts 2,349 Likes

To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Both times same problem.The USB HDD does not have an external power supplied to it. I had same problem this is what I did to get my ps3 slim to recognise my passport create partition In fat32 this has to be the second partition logical I Wd Passport Av Rebuild the iso from JB game files with the latest Cobra genps3iso.

I will absolutely take NO credit for this solution since i read it somewhere else, i couldnt find the guy to quote him, and i dont remember where it was, im Wd My Passport Ultra Ps3 If anyone can help or anything please do. In order to use the drive on a Sony Playstation 3 or a Microsoft Xbox 360 it must first be formatted in FAT32. so you meant, from in-game, going back to OPL main menu, using IGR ?

Other Usb drives work fine on the PS3. Usb 3.0 Ps3 No Have you ever downgraded your console with hardware flashers? and VCD's problems... Related Articles How to Watch Movies on PS3 From an External Hard Drive How to Play a Windows Media Video WMV File on a TV How I Can Connect My Xbox

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Note that doing this erases the contents of your external hard drive. only USB 2.0 work fine Reply 0 Kudos Report Re: External hard drive not recognized by PS3 [Edited] Options Mark Message as New Add This Message to My {0} Add This How To Connect My Passport Ultra To Ps3 recognized at full speed, no stupid hubs, or anything. How To Format My Passport Ultra For Ps3 After countless hour of research and re-formatting I finally got my HDD to work on my PS3.

djb45638, Jun 26, 2011 tomepfi No Longer a Noob Joined: Jun 24, 2007 Messages: 18,365 Date Posted: Jun 26, 2011 #2 3.5 or 2.5? navigate here IGN Boards Boards > Gaming > PlayStation Lobby > Western Digital External HDD not working with PS3 > Ziff Davis IGN AskMen PCMag Offers.com ExtremeTech Geek Toolbox Copyright 1996-2016 Ziff Davis, Got it working Used a USB powered hub like jzr posted and now it's recognised. Just a single cord. Wd My Passport Ultra 2tb Ps3

But please note that I didnt install any of the software that the "WD 1TB My Passport" comes with, when I first got the device. Wow, I cannot believe this actually WORKED for me! Reply With Quote 03-04-2013,11:53 AM #8 Simonbuck View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Forum Threads Senior Member Join Date Nov 2011 Location Old People's Home Posts 2,349 Likes 1,200 http://codebuz.com/my-passport/western-digital-hard-drive-not-working-on-ps3.html All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices

This may effect peoples result, due to things like the VCD. Ps3 Usb 3.0 Flash Drive Any help will be well accepted, thanks. recognized at full speed, no stupid hubs, or anything.

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  • RogueShodownMember Since: August 4, 2009Posts: 2818RogueShodownFollowForum Posts: 2818Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#8 Posted by RogueShodown (2818 posts) - 4 years, 22 days agoYou'll have to download software to
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  • Describe your problem: I Bought a WD Elements SE 1TB (WDBPCK0010BBK-03), USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 Compatible), its formated to FAT32, works fine on computer.
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so i don't think its the cable... This will only take a few minutes.Step3: Now the 'My Passport's" problem is that it doesnt receive enough power from the PS3 when using the standard3.0 USB cable that the drive After it's done, you should be able to connect it to your PS3 without any problems. How To Connect External Hard Drive To Ps3 EDIT: btw i formated using HP USB Disk Storage Format Tool at 65k clusters. ************* [ - Post Merged - ] ************* DEFAULTDNB my USB 3.0 cable is the same cable

Open PS2 Loader Compatibility List... Its probably just not drawing enough power from the PS3's USB port to power up the drive. This will allow the PS3 to read the drive. http://codebuz.com/my-passport/wd-external-hard-drive-not-working-on-ps3.html It should work then, but then you have another problem: the transfer speed is way too slow.

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Wait until Windows indicates that it is safe to remove the hard drive from your computer, then unplug the USB cable from the computer. I can confirm that works too. Is it a software problem? Navigate to the file that you wish to play.

Check out our Developer bios, too! Duplex gambe sono cobra ode Today, 05:26 AM Hi,i have problem with ps3 i need help from you it has a problem of turnoff in few sec this problem came soon Bommer1Member Since: February 12, 2013Posts: 25Bommer1FollowForum Posts: 25Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#10 Posted by Bommer1 (25 posts) - 3 years, 9 months ago Use mini tool partition home probably need a usb hub or delete some system files on the WD drives, but problem is i transfer over 45 games onto the drive Share Share this post on Digg

But looks like my best bet is to take it back to walmart and get an ugly fat external power source one but thanks for the help! What you have to do is insert the plug on the disc reaaaaally slowly, and STOP right before its fully plugged. Still it does not recognized but its spinning Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter #16 alechair Member Join Date Sep 2004 Posts 51 Downloads0 Uploads0 Mentioned Today, 06:17 AM i mean this menu.

Canvas_Of_FleshMember Since: July 16, 2007Posts: 4052Canvas_Of_FleshFollowForum Posts: 4052Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#9 Posted by Canvas_Of_Flesh (4052 posts) - 4 years, 21 days ago Newer versions of Windows don't Ask a new question Read More PlayStation External Hard Drive Storage Western Digital Related Resources solved Using Mac-Configured WD Elements External Hard Drive on Windows LG Blu Ray Player will Not Reply 0 Kudos Report Re: External hard drive not recognized by PS3 Options Mark Message as New Add This Message to My {0} Add This Message to My {0} Subscribe to It is recognized by my 360 just fine.

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